X

Students Design DIY Segway

mdalonzo
2 Comments

Posted August 21, 2007 - By Mike D'Alonzo

A few high school students have banded together with some kids from MIT to design an off-the-rack Segway knockoff that actually works, and is much cheaper than the branded model. The cost of making this knockoff? A little under $1,000, which would make the new model cheaper to buy, as well.

The new Segway also goes comparably fast with the other model (11.5 MPH vs. 12 MPH) which will be great to outrun bullies who are just waiting to pummel kids who spend months and months gathering materials to build their own version of the geekmobile.

Engadget: Clever students create cheapo DIY Segway

Tags: News, Tech
Students Design DIY Segway
http://www.g4tv.com/thefeed/blog/post/678635/students-design-diy-segway/
http://media.g4tv.com/images/blog/2007/08/21/633232866281437489.jpg
BlogThread_678635

ADVERTISEMENT

Blog Tags

g4tv.com
  • Sara Underwood's Naked Bike Ride

    Posted: June 22, 2011

    1,268,401 Views | 05:20

  • International Sexy Ladies Show: Messy Cat Fight

    Posted: January 27, 2010

    595,135 Views | 00:49

  • Adult Star Kirsten Price Tests Kinect's Nude Filter

    Posted: November 12, 2010

    1,406,658 Views | 04:33

  • Best Nude Scenes in Video Games

    Posted: June 29, 2009

    1,504,484 Views | 03:12

  • International Sexy Ladies Show: Wrestling in Moscow

    Posted: June 19, 2009

    121,733 Views | 01:24

AdChoices